Child Murderer Subhan Anwar Killed In Jail

Child Murderer Who Tortured Two-Year-Old Girl Killed In British Prison

A man who tortured and then murdered his partner’s two-year-old daughter has been killed in prison.

Subhan Anwar was convicted in February 2009 of murdering two-year-old Sanam Navsarka of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire and was given a minimum 23-year sentence.

According to BBC News, the Ministry of Justice has said Anwar died on Thursday night at Long Lartin Prison in Worcestershire. Anwar is understood to have been held hostage in a cell before he was killed.

A Prison Service spokeswoman said:

“An incident at HMP Long Lartin on Thursday February 14 resulted in the death of prisoner Subhan Anwar. Two prisoners are now in police custody and the matter is being investigated by police.”

The two inmates have since been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A police spokesman told reporters:

“West Mercia Police has launched a murder investigation after a 24-year-old man died in Long Lartin prison last night. The body of the man was found by prison officers just before 8pm on Thursday, February 14.”

The spokesman added:

“Two men aged 47 and 45 have been arrested on suspicion of murder and are currently in police custody. West Mercia Police is working closely with the Ministry of Justice to establish the exact circumstances surrounding this man’s death.”

Sanam Navsarka, two, died in severe pain with 107 separate external injuries to her body, including fractured arms and legs